About NMPRA

NMPRA (the National Med-Peds Residents’ Association) seeks to enhance the Med-Peds specialty by: supporting and promoting resident advancement and professional opportunities; creating national connections and opportunities for residents; increasing awareness of and advocating for med-peds as a specialty; and recruiting medical students in the specialty.

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Perspective

Med-Peds Perspective is the official newsletter of the NMPRA and Med-Peds section of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Enjoy thoughtful articles written by our medical students, residents, fellows, and attendings regarding life and reflections in medicine.

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Connections

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We are currently accepting articles, announcements, and other contributions for review for the Fall 2023 edition of the NMPRA newsletter Perspective. Sections for which we are accepting submissions includes:– Classifieds: This is where you can put up a brief advertisement (for example, if you need to fill a position within a research project).– Spotlight: Please let us know of any med-peds program, group, or individual who is doing something innovative and cool!

– Topics in Med-Peds: This is a section for educational summaries of topics within med-peds– Essays: These can be poems or short essays reflecting our experiences as students or physicians. Feel free to be creative! Please try to keep to 1-2 pages maximum. – Cases: These are clinical vignettes with a particular med-peds focus. Sections that should be included in each case: Intro, Case Description, Discussion, Conclusion, and Take Home Points. Please try and limit to approximately one page. 

Please email all submissions to [email protected]. Feel free to email with any questions.

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